Topic: Urgent Care Centers
New York health officials have issued a directive mandating insurers waive cost sharing for coronavirus testing.
The number of urgent care centers in the U.S. has now topped 9,000, according to a report from an industry group.
A new study finds that unpleasant waiting areas are a bigger issue for patients than long wait times.
Only half of patients seeking care for three common ailments in outpatient settings receive the right antibiotic, according to a new study.
Lonnie Davis, M.D., launched Ortho OIC, a full-service orthopedic clinic meant to eliminate a trip to the emergency department or urgent care.
The Urgent Care Association recently launched an advocacy program aimed at curbing inappropriate antibiotic prescribing in urgent care settings.
One of the biggest contributors to the rising costs of healthcare is avoidable visits to hospital emergency departments (EDs).
Geisinger Health System and Highmark Health are launching a nonprofit healthcare organization as part of a previously announced clinical joint venture.
The government shutdown is slowing administrative work for the Indian Health Service, plus more healthcare headlines.
José Baselga, M.D., has a new job in the pharmaceutical industry after an ethics scandal forced him out at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.